knights cross of the iron cross 1939 for sale. I believe the ties are original pre-1945 manufactured. ECKART AFHELDT The German Wehrmacht officer and recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross signs a First Day Cover honoring Dwight D. Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves and swords - Introduced on 15 July 1941. Provenance: Richard Dudley collection. 1943, original signature General major Wilhelm Burgdorf, framed, blotched, centered fold. A vaulted pinback pre-1941 Meybauer EK1. Complete with wide neck ribbon. Class: Dietrich Maerz: 9780979796975. Quality replica of 3-piece Knight's Cross,the frame is made with zinc alloy,iron center. In the center of the Iron Cross is the swastika and date 1939 for the year the conflict started and on the back is the date 1813 when the Iron Cross was first instituted. The Grand Cross of the Iron Cross (Großkruez) was re-instituted in 1939 by Adolf Hitler and only awarded to Reichsmarschall Hermann Göring during the Second World War on July 19, 1940. This example being the Type-B '935' silver version. The cross retains a high percentage of its original blacking and the silver frame, though tarnished, is nice and clean, with no dings, scratches etc. With an average markdown of 40% off, you can enjoy the finest offer of approximately 80% off. Provenance: The Knights Cross of the Iron Cross is offered for sale with an expertise from the Germa medal expert, Carsten Baldes, Militaria=Archiv, Ulm,Germany. Original WH Army Officer WW2 WWII German Knights Grand Cross. award was first instituted on 3 June 1918 immediately following the formation of the RAF. It measures approximately 4 3/8 inches wide by 5 1/4 inches tall with missing flap, wear and fold and tears. CONCERNS: Authenticity certification for a KNIGHT'S CROSS OF IRON 1939, catalogue number OEK 3821 MATERIAL: Center piece is in silver frame (normally proofed). These are very nice reproductions featuring sharp details and very nice frosted silver plating. As a result of these and many other deeds of valor, some 1,785 Luftwaffe officers and enlisted men won the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross - World War II Germany's highest decoration for bravery. 100% Original WH Navy Officer Kriegsmarine Captain WW2 WWII German Cross Medal. The Iron Cross of 1939 words from a current 4 classes: Grand Cross, Knight's Cross (with its elevations), 1st class and 2nd class. Maerz in his book "The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross", and this example matches precisely the examples and features of the Cross he describes (p. 50% Off Knights Cross Of The Iron Cross 1939 For Sale. It was created by Adolf AH in October 1939 as a successor to the non-combatant Iron Cross which was used in earlier wars. Famous Nazi paratrooper Oberts Bräuer served in Poland, Holland, Holland, Crete and the Balkans. The latter cross was of a larger size 48mm and worn round the neck with a wider ribbon. Silver with Red, Black and White Ribbon. MILITARIA - GERMAN - MISC Overview; Product Description Reproduction Knight's Cross Of The Iron Cross 1939 with magnetic iron core, and ribbon, Product Videos. FOR SALE! WWII Knights Cross of the Iron Cross Presentation case/box SUBERB. A Rare Formal Award Document of a Knight's Cross to. A 1939 Knight’s Cross of the Iron Cross, the rim stamped “L/12” (C E Juncker, Berlin), with its ribbon; together with a cigarette case stamped with “900” silver mark and engraved on the inside “Wilhelm Wagner”, and photo copied page from a list of Knights Cross holders listing Wilhelm Wagner, Major Kdr II/A. The three volumes have over 200 photos of holders of the medal and over 100 photos of their graves. 1939 Knights Cross of the Iron Cross with an Aged Finish. Mar 31, 2012 1,489 355 South Carolina Detector(s) used. German WWII Knights Cross to the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves. Reading Left to right, top to bottom 1. Item: G12487 Add to Compare · A Knight„¢¯s Cross of The Iron Cross by S & L with Oakleaves. WWI GERMAN IRON CROSS WITH 1939 WW2 SPANGE medal award. Germany German WWII loop for the 1939 Knights Cross of Iron Cross or Ritterkreuz. A higher grade, the Oak Leaves to the Knight's Cross, was instituted in 1940. Spotting a Fake Knights Cross Most of the fake Knights Crosses that have inundated the collection world since the end of World War II are easily identified, even ones from the most important dealers and covered in "authoritative books" on the subject. Hope someone can give me some input on these relics that just came in my place, sale or trade for work, the person is a relic hunter, and most items one can see they have been in the ground for awhile, there is also a knights cross, about good condition, l did check as much as i could on specifacations. Miniature 1st Class Iron Cross 1914 and Spange 1939 Combo. Germany – Third Reich: Iron Cross 1939 1st Class, maker marked ‘20’ for C. MUSEUM GRADE REPRODUCTION WW2 German Knights Cross of the. The Knights Cross of the Iron Cross was awarded for exceptional bravery in the face of the enemy and for outstanding merit in troop leadership. 00 * ** Leather Boots Knobelbecher Horseshoe Shank € 199. G/700 - 32mm Sudatenland Medal. Panzer Grenadier Gold Wound Badge Group. Hermann Göring was the only recipient of Das Grosskreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes during World War II. The cross has a nice magnetic centre with a nice high swastika. The Complete Knight'S Cross Volume One: the Years of. in 1938, the Rilling Endlich Co. GERMAN KNIGHTS CROSS OF THE IRON CROSS. After World War II, the medal was discontinued but neo-Nazis and other white supremacists subsequently adopted it as a hate symbol and it has been a commonly-used hate symbol ever since. WWI GERMAN IRON CROSS WITH 1939 WW2 SPANGE medal award. It is missing the suspension loop and has its original modified EK2 ribbon with is often found on worn examples. This cased 1957 Knights Cross with Oak Leaves & Swords by Steinhouer & Luck, one of the original manufactures of the 1939 Knights Cross and the 1957 version also. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross (German language: Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes), or simply the Knight's Cross (Ritterkreuz) was a grade of the 1939 version of the Iron Cross (Eisernes Kreuz), which had been created in 1813. On his chest we see the 1914 Iron Cross 1st Class with the 1939 Spange, as well as his Luftwaffe Pilot Badge. An example of a 1914 First Class. Huge collection, amazing choice, 100+ million high quality, affordable RF and RM images . 9781874622468: Elite of the Third Reich: The Recipients of the. The Knight's Cross was therefore functionally the highest order that German soldiers of all rank could obtain. This extensive study, the result of many years of painstaking research, provides the collector and historian with an in-depth analysis of all grades of the 1939 issue of the most famous military decoration of all time. Junker Knights Cross Of The Iron. ); The Iron Cross was awarded for bravery in battle as well as other military contributions in a battlefield environment. Sale Date (s) 23 Nov 2015 10:30 GMT. Click Photos for Details or Choose a Category on the Left German Knights Cross W/ Oak Leaves Reproduction. He received the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross on 18 January 1941. Early frame type, cooper covered core before lacquer applied, high quality. It was presented to given to soldiers, sailors, airmen, and members of the Waffen-SS This 48mm cross consisted of an iron center with "1813" on the lower reverse and a canted swastika and "1939" on the front. Knight's Cross to the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves, Swords. Hi Gents, it took me a while to get back to the keyboard and write something on my blog. The Grand Cross of the Iron Cross. Ours are produced using original items for patterns, making sure that the details are sharp and that the silver plating is correct. It was originally awarded to Royal Air Force warrant and commissioned officers. WW2 IRON CROSS FIRST CLASS -- SILVER, MAGNETIC. This award was created by Adolf Hitler in October 1939 as a successor to the non-combatant Iron cross which was used in earlier wars (similar medal but with a different ribbon). Original High End Replica German WWII Knight's Cross of. Klasse - abbreviated as EK I or E. In this section you will find our range of WW2 1st and 2nd Iron Crosses, Knights Crosses, War Merit Crosses, Order of the German and WW1 Iron Crosses. They were originally instituted on or around WWI (will get that exact info and edit here-later) but some have been awarded to Soldiers for actions in the Indian Wars as well as the Spanish-American War and in other actions and Insurrections. NEW GERMAN IRON CROSS MEDAL 1813 2ND CLASS REPRO Eisernes Kreuz ARMY 1939. ) Is A Favourite With Us Here At WW2 Buyer. Cross of Honour of the German Mother - First Class. 1939 Knights Cross of the Iron Cross. WW2 German EKII (Iron cross 2nd class). 1939 Bar to the Iron Cross 1st Class. The Iron Cross 2nd class could be worn on either a full medal bar, ribbon bar or, as seen here, as a ribbon (without Cross) attached to the tunic button. Jamie Cross Collectibles (thirdreichmedals). - 1939 Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. – 1939 Knight’s Cross of the Iron Cross. This example as removed from a tunic. Recently i have found this knight's cross of the iron cross and i would like to get an opinion if it is original, as many members here are experts. Ww2 German Iron Cross for sale in UK. This is an unmarked example which is usual for these awards. Buy directly from the author with signature! Highly ac. Accompanied by the following documents. It was the second highest class of the Iron Cross, following the Star of the Grand Cross of the Iron Cross, which was awarded only twice. 19d 15h 47m (time left) Price: 29. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for WW2 German 1939 Knights Cross of the Iron Cross Presentation case SUPERB QUALITY at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!. Knight's Cross with various increases in the course of the war have been introduced, such as oak leaves, swords, oak leaves with swords, diamonds and gilded oak leaves with swords and diamonds. 1939 Iron Cross 1st & 2nd class. Junker knights cross has a magnetic core and the upper part of from on the back is marked 800 L/12 for C. It has correct dye flaws on the 3 o'clock arm and is a type A frame which is known wartime production. His name is inscribed with a greeting in black ink. German WWII Knight Cross of the Iron Cross (3-piece) Here is the high quality replica of the German WWII Knight Cross of the Iron Cross (3-piece) Box/Case is not included. A Superb example of a German Knights Cross of the Iron Cross by Steinhauer and Luck (S732) A Nice & Clean example of a Cased Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. 00; SMGQ-0297 Johann Sailer Knights Cross winner Signature $ 50. The site also includes medals and badges e. 1810MAB2-1939 Iron Cross 1st Class unmarked. German Issue Envelope for the Iron Cross 2nd Class Medal. Earlier versions of the star were only ever awarded to two people: Field Marshalls Gebhard von Blucher in 1813 and Paul von Hindenburg a century later in 1918. Knight’s Cross of the Iron Cross by Steinhauer & Lück. The remarkable early successes of the armed forces of the Third Reich prompted the decision that the supreme decoration for personal valour or outstanding leadership - the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross - was insufficient. Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945 — Die Inhaber der höchsten Auszeichnung des Zweiten Weltkrieges aller Wehrmachtteile [The Bearers of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-1945 — The Owners of the Highest Award of the Second World War of all Wehrmacht Branches] (in German). On September 1st 1939 Hitler once more reinstituted the Iron Cross series of awards in the First and Second Classes and established the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. Williamson (1987, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!. GERMAN IRON CROSS 1ST CLASS - C51548. With the sale of this material we NOT make apology of the National Socialist ideology and its political goals, or promote hatred, racism and violence. WW1 1914 Iron Cross Second Class, without makers mark: £60: WW2 Iron Cross Second Class, without makers mark: £155: WW1 Hindenburg Cross With Swords Maker W. Hello, im just enquirying about a iron cross on uk ebay for sale ,it could be a fake but if not i believe it should be returned to the persons family ,all the seller has put on there is a item number 111660631335. As the Third Reich collapsed, this plan was never realized. Order your Reproduced Badges from German WW2 Knights Cross with ribbon today. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for WW2 Photo German Fallschirmjäger with Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 609 at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!. The award had four variants : with. 1x ribbon for winter battle medal ca. To qualify as a recipient of the Knight's Cross, a soldier must already have been awarded the Iron Cross 1st Class, and perform one of a wide range of actions such as acts of extreme. War Merit Cross 2nd class with swords zinc Iron Cross 1939 2nd class marked 120 by Franz Petzl Vienna. Junker Knights Cross Of The Iron 1939 A salty worn WWII German early L/12 Knights Cross of the Iron Cross 1939. They furnished with a correctly made suspension loop and 12" neck ribbon of the highest quality. Les meilleures offres pour Top qualité WW2 EK2 1813 allemand croix de fer médaille guerre mondiale deux Empire Badge avec diamants sont sur eBay Comparez les prix et les spécificités des produits neufs et d'occasion Pleins d'articles en livraison gratuite!. The fakes are made of cheap metals that won't stick to the magnet. 00; Germany WW1 Patriotic Ring with the Iron Cross EK1 1914 1918 in Silver 800 US$80. WWII GERMAN BADGES AND MEDALS PRICE GUIDE. On hundreds of pages you will find information about the history of the award, its manufacturing process, award procedures, and, most importantly, precise data. A Case for Knights Cross of the Iron Cross 1939 Please note this item is no longer available and you were redirected to our Archives. The reverse side is dated 1813. Miniature 1st Class Iron Cross 1914 and Spange 1939 Combo Here we have a miniature stickpin head of a Eisernes Kreuz 1. The cross itself is a nice standard iron cross in very good condition with an unusual dated 1939 style. Knights Cross of the Iron Cross 1939 by « C. German Militaria Collectables. Fine embossed silver frames, magnetic iron core. GERMAN KNIGHTS CROSS OF THE IRON CROSS. 1939 Knight’s Cross of the Iron Cross, Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes. Read reviews from world's largest community for readers. Imperial German Orders and Medals. Adolf Hitler restored the Iron Cross in 1939 as a German decoration (rather than Prussian as in earlier versions), continuing the tradition of issuing it in various grades The Iron Cross of the Second World War was divided into three main series of decorations with an intermediate category, the Knight's Cross, instituted between the lowest, the. ALSO OAKLEAVES, OAKLEAVES & SWORDS ETC FOR SALE . 1939 Iron Cross 1st Class SCHINKEL TYPE. 18149 — 1939 BAR TO THE IRON CROSS FIRST CLASS MAKER L21.